See first quotes from Gordon Eklund
11 Quotations from Gordon Eklund
1970 Dear Aunt Annie in Fantastic Stories Apr. 85/1
I hail a passing aircab and we head through the heat to the nearest AVC (Anti-Violence Clinic). It’s a nice trip as the driver keeps silent.
Dyson sphere n.
1978 Starless World v. 19
I thought that’s where you might be heading. A Dyson sphere.
1973 Free City Blues in T. Carr Universe 3 157
After turning twelve, she had never seen another human being in the flesh except for Grandfather until yesterday when she caught the floater.
1973 Free City Blues in T. Carr Universe 3 155
The tall, stately towers near the floater terminal quickly gave way to smaller two- and three-story houses.
home star n.
1974 If Stars are Gods in T. Carr Universe 4 129
Among the stars of the universe, his place is not great, but as our home star, we must revere him.
1978 Starless World vii. 30
I…discovered that the ship’s phasers were no longer functional.
1978 Starless World i. 2
Mr. Spock, his Vulcan first officer, whose knowledge of Terran literature was immense.
1971 West Wind, Falling in T. Carr Universe 1 16
The mammoth 3D mounted on one wall had been scrounged out of spare parts several years after the Zephyr expedition was launched.
1971 West Wind, Falling in T. Carr Universe 1 17
But the 3D tapes he’d seen: people jammed together like dogs in a kennel; food rationed; wars and riots; shades of bleak, shades of gray.
1974 All Times Possible 3
All Times Possible is a uchronian novel about America as it could easily have been had there been some slight divergencies [ sic] in the political currents of the past few decades.
warp drive n.
1978 Starless World vi. 25
Perhaps they never discovered the warp drive.